Error mounting Linux ext2fs drive
damon at hddesign.com
Thu Sep 30 06:52:11 PDT 2004
Grégory Nou wrote:
> May sound as a stupid question, but did you actually logged as root, or
> su before performing this command ?
marcio.mallavazzi at unibanco.com.br wrote:
> Have you tried to mount the drive as root?
Heh. Yes indeed, first thing I tried. I've also tried mounting the drive
as virtually every other user that exists. No dice.
> What is in the /var/log/messages file?
I'm not sitting in front of the machine, so I can't tell you. If you
still think it's relevant, I'll fetch a copy of it as soon as I can.
> What kind of error?
I wish I knew. The error message is no more explicit than "Operation not
permitted." Seriously. Here's the error in full:
ext2fs: /dev/ad0s1: Operation not permitted
My attempts at Googling some help have so far proven useless. Bother.
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